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... more than 100,000 pairs of shoes, 12,000 kitchen utensils, 3,800 suitcases and 350 striped camp garments.
The first Nazi base in Auschwitz, named after the nearby Silesian town of Oświęcim, was set up in May 1940, 37 miles west of Krakow. Now known as Auschwitz I, the site covered 40 square kilometres.
In January 1942, the Nazi party decided to roll out the “Final Solution”. Camps dedicated solely to the extermination of Jews had been ...
... place would hate to miss the next bus.
So we checked out the Royal Wawelu Castle and Smok the dragon statue which breathed out smoke every 5-20 minutes.
The guided tour took us through the Museum of Auschwitz (6 hectares) and the Auchwitz Birkenau only two of the three sites of the biggest concentrate camp during World War Two.
The Museum part took us through the old Polish Military site so ...
In the Autumn of 1943, the camp administration was reorganized following a corruption scandal. By the end of 1943, the prisoner population of Auschwitz main camp, Birkenau, Monowitz and other sub-camps was over 80,000: 18,437 in the main camp, 49,114 in Birkenau, and 13,288 at Monowitz , where I.G. Farben had its synthetic rubber plant. Up to 50,000 prisoners were scattered around 51 sub-camps such as Rajsko, an experimental agricultural station, ...
... medical experiments on people by injecting poison and disease into them, as well as with forced sterilisation. When the trains arrived at the camp, after up to four days in cramped nightmarish transit from around Europe, 80% of those who had made it there, went straight to the death camp gas-chambers (basically anyone who couldn't work) so children, visibly pregnant women, those with any kind of disability, most men over 40, were ...
... cut off the prisoners just prior to execution. This was displayed behind a large glass case which measured about 20m long by 3m high and 4 m deep. A similar display was of children's shoes, then adult's shoes, Combs, toothbrushes etc. millions of items. We were then taken to some cells where prisoners awaited execution either by starvation or shooting. There were individual cells where groups of people were put in cells without food or ...